|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1900|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 1941|
Wake Island, UMI
Entered the service from Pennsylvania. (This and date of death recorded above obtained from cemetery office records.)
Thanks very much to FAG Member, Major Jim Geiser, for providing this information: A report by Robert J. Cressman states that Sgt. Henry Bedell was killed on 23 Dec 1941; the day the Marines surrendered Wake Island.
Thanks very much to FAG Member, Major Jim Geiser, for providing this information: The roster of Marines killed on Wake shows his death date as 23 Feb 1941.
USMC, PL SGT
Note: Date of death differs according to sources.
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Plot: Wake Island Defenders Group, G68
Created by: Kathy Margrave
Record added: Dec 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23441865
PL SGT, US MARINE CORPS WORLD WAR II|
Added: Mar. 19, 2017
Henry A. Bedell Platoon Sergeant, U.S. Marine CorpsService # 202818United States Marine Corps Entered the Service from: PennsylvaniaDied: 5-Jun-42Buried at: Plot G Row 0 Grave 68Honolulu MemorialHonolulu, Hawaii Awards: Purple Heart|
Added: Sep. 6, 2009
wake island defender|
Added: Aug. 17, 2009